Kids’ Snake Workshop – STORM Junior, Chennai

2,985

Thursday, 26 January, 2017 – 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (on Ganesh Chaturthi)

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Product Description

STORM JUNIOR: KIDS WORKSHOP ON REPTILES

A DAY WITH SNAKES, tortoises, other reptiles, and Nat Geo fame Gowri Shankar. Join the 7th edition of this limited seats certification workshop.

STORM – Scientific Training on Reptile Management. Be it novice snake rescuers, students, enthusiasts who would like to hone their knowledge or others who want to learn about snakes up close, this comprehensive workshop is an open door to learning about reptiles.

For whom?
Boys and girls: ages 10 – 17

When?
Thursday 26 January 2017 – 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (on Republic Day)

Where?
Location: The Chennai Snake Park Guindy. A/C hall. Google Maps link.

Fee
Workshop fee: Rs.2,985 /- (booking and payment details below).
Includes: lunch (veg), education materials, donation to Chennai Snake Park Trust and KCRE.
NOT included: Travel, travel during rescues, accommodation.

How?
After online booking, please fill this form: https://goo.gl/aPB8Zc

Itinerary
Identification of snakes through scale counts
Discussion: first aid for snake bites
Break
Walk with Gowri Shankar and explore the snakes of the the Snake Park
Maintaining a studbook & legal guidelines
—-Lunch Break—-
Snake rescue: why, when, how and how not!
Snake awareness and education
Quiz
Reflection & departure

Contact?
Call Showkath at +91 99404 88880
Email [email protected]

Who is conducting the camp?
Gowri Shankar has been involved with reptiles for more than a decade and has worked at some of the premier reptile conservation centres in India. He is an authority on the ecology of king cobras and has been featured in several wildlife documentaries like the King and I, Secrets of the King Cobra, Asia’s Deadliest Snake, and Wildest India by BBC, National Geographic Channel, NatGeoWild and Discovery Channel respectively.

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